50mm 1.4 in my hands..

Sigma 50mm 1.4 hands on picture.
The Sigma 50mm F1.4 in my hands during my hands on test.
Photo taken by Gerhard Joren + Nikon D3.

About Carl Rytterfalk

Welcome to my blog! I'm Carl Rytterfalk, a swedish photographer who loves everything that is interesting in the world of photography. In 2002 I fell in love with the three layered Foveon sensor and has since then been an addicted user of Sigma cameras. Though I use Canon and Nikon as well. :)
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9 Responses to 50mm 1.4 in my hands..

  1. spalbird says:

    Joh, this is a big lens! Could you write something about the battery grip? I feel I can hold the SD10 battery grip more stable than the SD14 w/o grip. Of course, it is really a plus in portrait mode…

  2. Kerstin says:

    Hej! fint det blev! har du fått fler bilder av gerhard? e så nyfiken på hur det blev… såg bilderna på mig här också… härligt vi hade det!

  3. Hemen Derki says:

    It will be interesting to see what you can do with a 50mm 1.4. I have had one for a couple of months and find it difficult sometimes to handle it. It feels too long or too narrow in most situations. I find my self runnin back and forth most of the time.

  4. Obscura says:

    I’d love to know where everyone is getting this lens. I’ve been checking B&H and Cameta and I just can’t find it. Are you testing a pre-production copy? (admititly I don’t follow the forum as closely as I should)

  5. Obscura says:

    Oh and I’ve been using vertical grips since the 1980’s. Once you use one you don’t ever want to not use one again. Vertical shutter release additional battery life = win.

  6. Linn says:

    I am very tired,but I miss you!

  7. thechebb says:

    Wow, that’s one big 50mm lens! It must be ginormus compared to it’s macro sibling!

  8. Myga says:

    LMAO that is a BIG THING. But the sharpness and great bokes explains it all :D

  9. Rudy says:

    Looks like a beautiful lens. The pictures that you took of your sister are awesome. I just purchased a D300 and I’m not sure if I should get the Nikon 50mm 1.4 D or the Sigma.

    Leaning towards Sigma.

    It’s been awhile now and I’d like to know if your 100% satisfied.

    Rudy Pataky

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